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Redcurrant and Kirsch Sorbet

Redcurrant and Kirsch Sorbet
Posted in : 21, alcohol, booze, dessert, easy, fresh, fruit, ice cream, juice, recipe, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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It’s summertime again, and that means my friend’s mom has currant bushes that are overflowing with fruit. This year, she taught me how to juice them using a pressure cooker, but then I was stuck with far more currant juice than I knew what to do with. I still had jelly from last year, as
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Indian Yogurt Treats

Indian Yogurt Treats
Comments : 1 Posted in : breakfast, drink, drinks, easy, Indian, international, lunch, recipe, snack, summer, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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My friend Gauri and I were talking the other day and, as usual, we got on the subject of food. We haven’t been able to see one another in about a year, so we took advantage of technology and had ourselves a little long-distance lunch date via video chat. I happened to have the ingredients
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Easy Granola

Easy Granola
Posted in : bake, breakfast, cheap, chocolate, easy, family, food, healthy, honey, natural, no-bake, oatmeal, party, Protein, quick, recipe, snack, summer, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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This is one of my favorite simple recipes. My mom used to make this granola for me when I was in high school (and occasionally when I was in college). It’s delicious, quick, and incredibly easy to make. You can also do a lot to personalize it by adding in seeds, nuts, fruits, or anything
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Summer Chicken Stew

Summer Chicken Stew
Posted in : chili, crock pot, crockpot, dinner, food, healthy, lunch, recipe, Slow cooker, summer, veggies on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Crock pot meals are some of my favorites because I can throw stuff in the pot in the morning, turn it on, and have dinner ready in the evening whenever I need it. Meals like that are especially nice when either hubby has long meetings that take him until after or I have to leave
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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork
Posted in : crock pot, crockpot, dinner, dish to pass, easy, food, lunch, recipe, savory, Slow cooker, spicy, summer on by : Jeanette Rueb
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I had a giant pork loin hanging out in my freezer and I knew it had been there for a while but I wasn’t sure just how long “a while” had been. While looking for recipe ideas for braising, roasting, marinating, and countless other things I wasn’t super interested in, I remembered that pulled pork
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Currant Cordial

Currant Cordial
Comments : 1 Posted in : alcohol, berry, booze, cheap, Christmas, dessert, drink, drinks, easy, Halloween, holidays, intermediate, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Happy Halloween, my spooky friends! Your treat for tuning in is a delicious recipe for a sweet cordial, but the trick is that you have to wait for it to be ready! Halloween is my favorite holiday, and while I could spend the entire post telling you all about superstitions and pagan lore and fun
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Slow Cooker Low Country Boil

Slow Cooker Low Country Boil
Posted in : alcohol, beer, crock pot, crockpot, dinner, dish to pass, family, fish, food, intermediate, party, potatoes, sausage, seafood, Slow cooker, spicy, summer on by : Jeanette Rueb
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This summer, I had a craving for something summery, but in a crockpot. I realize that¬†it’s now fall, but when I wrote this, it was late June. I did some serious backlogging for the wedding… So, I’m sorry for holding onto this for so long before I could release it, but on the other hand,
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Limoncello

Limoncello
Posted in : alcohol, cheap, dessert, drink, drinks, easy, intermediate, Italian, lemon, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Limoncello is an Italian liqueur made with lemon peels, alcohol, sugar, and patience. If you want to put your leftover naked lemons to use, make a double batch of this recipe and then use the fruit and any leftover alcohol to make hard lemonade (or regular lemonade)! This is a set-it-and-forget-it recipe with a quick prep
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Pesto Chicken and Zucchini Pasta

Pesto Chicken and Zucchini Pasta
Posted in : 21, alcohol, booze, cheap, cheese, chicken, dinner, easy, food, foodie, healthy, Italian, noodles, one pan, pasta, recipe, sauce, scratch, summer, vegan, vegetables, vegetarian, wine on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Don’t let the ingredient list fool you, this recipe is super easy, super healthy, and super filling. It can also easily be converted into a vegetarian recipe by swapping out the chicken for some extra firm or firm tofu. Make it vegan with a cheese substitute. When we make this recipe (as I try to
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